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The Serving Spoon Restaurant

1403 Centinela Ave, Inglewood, CA 90302-1141
+1 310-412-3927
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“grits” (12 reviews)
“french toast” (4 reviews)
“catfish” (5 reviews)
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1403 Centinela Ave, Inglewood, CA 90302-1141
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for throw back old school dinning. This is the place to be. Great food, great atmosphere, great music. Great folks. Lots of people, very busy, and friendly. I love breakfast, and I'm always satisfied when I eat here.

Thank Toni M
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

What a great breakfast. Hostess was friendly and we were seated quickly. Awesome menu choices. Decided on the fried pork chops with grits and cornbread. Hubby got fried fish with same sides. Eggs were cooked perfectly. Grits were amazingly soft and creamy. Would totally recommend...More

1  Thank Monique W
Reviewed 26 April 2017

"Welcome Family" is how we were greeted and continued to be called 'family' throughout our meal. Felt so friendly and warm with homey decor and witty quotes on the walls. The food was delicious, had classic breakfast items with a hint of southern/soul flair: scrambled...More

Thank Kara D
Reviewed 29 March 2017

My family and I dropped in while in California for Spring Break. The hostess at the door greeted us so pleasantly that it set the mood for the entire visit. The food was delicious and the music was awesome. We will definitely drop back in...More

1  Thank Cassie P
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited this place and it was pretty good. I got the pancakes which were amazing! The pork sausage was pretty salty and burnt. The potatoes were really good too. They make the with onion and bell pepper, great flavor. My husband...More

1  Thank Ann B
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I tried this soul food styled restaurant before my flight out, and I will say that it was pretty decent. I am originally from the south so I love fish and grits, which is what I got. It wasn't the best by far as it...More

2  Thank April B
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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I went to this restaurant on a Sunday morning and we got their before they open and it was a line at the door. They open the restaurant and I have NEVER seen a staff run a restaurant like this group of people. They was...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Like a 98 mph fastball, a great option if you have it !!! Today I had salmon croquettes, collard greens, candied yams, cornbread, muddy water(lemonade topped with iced tea) and a mimosa to wash it all down. Yummy!!!;-)

1  Thank Gerald B. S
Reviewed 28 December 2016

My wife, mom, brother and his wife were looking for a place to eat because we had to catch our plane out of LAX. My brother's wife pulled up the Tripadvisor app on her smartphone and several venues popped up. The Serving Spoon was one...More

3  Thank Ravenodude
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Delicious breakfast! I had fish and grits. My friend had French toast and chicken. The staff was very friendly and our waitress, Courtney, gave us great suggestions on the menu. Also try the cornbread on the grill. It was amazing!

1  Thank sd77traveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 05:00
07:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1403 Centinela Ave, Inglewood, CA 90302-1141
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Inglewood
  • Phone Number: +1 310-412-3927
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